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Cuba ordering its dissidents to skip meeting with Obama

March 20, 2016, 1:00 AM
On the eve of President Obama ’s historic visit to Cuba, authorities there are ordering dissidents invited to meet with the American leader to stay home…

The College That Wants to Ban ‘History’

March 18, 2016, 10:05 AM
Students at Western Washington University have reached a turning point in their campus’s hxstory. (For one thing, they’re now spelling it with an X—more on that…

Socialism’s Bloody History Shows Millennials Should Think Twice Before Supporting It

March 16, 2016, 12:44 PM
Nikolai Bukharin was executed by shooting in Moscow on March 15, 1938. He had been revered as a giant of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia, as one who even…

Krauthammer: ‘Impeachable’ if Obama Actually Prosecutes Climate Skeptics

March 13, 2016, 1:12 PM
By: - Climate DepotMarch 11, 2016 10:25 AM http://www.nationalreview.com/corner/432641/krauthammer-impeachable-if-obama-actually-prosecutes-climate-skeptics…

No Global Warming For 58 Years: What The Government Is Hiding

March 13, 2016, 1:07 PM
“No one knows what the future will bring, especially those who have tried to alter or cover up the past.”

Weather Ripples and Climate Tides

March 11, 2016, 5:00 PM
Letter to the Editor Every time a north wind blows hot air over Adelaide, some Chicken Little cries “Global Warming”. And when an El Nino predictably causes a…

Oregon Legislature Repeals Laws of Supply & Demand

March 07, 2016, 8:27 AM
Research Studies Centers and Projects Research by Topic Recent Books Reading Lists Latest Study The Evolution of Culture and Institutions: Evidence from the…

Scientists trash 'myths' of green aviation technology | Climate Home - climate change news

March 07, 2016, 8:26 AM
Don’t believe the hype, say reseachers: the industry’s miracle solutions aren’t addressing the climate impact of flying Innovations like solar powered flight…

The Libertarian Position on Religion in Public Life

March 07, 2016, 8:25 AM
In this post, I want to briefly state what I take to be the most defensible libertarian approach to religious contributions to public life. I’ve been writing on…

The Return of Socialism - Commentary Magazine

March 07, 2016, 8:05 AM
“We love you man! Woo! Feel the Bern!”The old man in the trench coat is Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont, a self-described socialist and the longest-serving…

Climate change institute shut down

March 02, 2016, 9:09 AM
After a University decision to cut all its funding, Yale’s Climate & Energy Institute will close by the end of June. The loss of the institute, which for the…

"It's a Chinook, Leo": DiCaprio's shocking climate experience during 'The Revena

February 29, 2016, 10:01 AM
Terrified? Of course we are. There’s a chance there won’t be any seats left on the Ship & Anchor patio. But apparently, he’s serious. According to…

Will California Lead the Way on Licensing?

February 29, 2016, 8:50 AM
One of the more insidious ways that insiders with political power have rigged the economy against less-skilled workers over the past generation is by imposing…

US senator wants government to set airline seat-size rules

February 29, 2016, 8:50 AM
AD FEEDBACK 24 Total Shares Email Print US senator wants government to set airline seat-size rules By MICHAEL BALSAMO | February 28, 2016 | 10:55 AM EST AddThis…

US lawmakers expand probe of climate study

February 29, 2016, 8:44 AM
Nature | Breaking News Sharing House of Representatives committee expands investigation of a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration analysis that…

Tony Burton, R.I.P.

February 27, 2016, 1:16 AM
Actor Tony Burton, best known for portraying Tony "Duke" Evers in six Rocky films, passed away on Thursday of complications from pneumonia. He was 78. Before…

Global Warming Hiatus Is Real

February 26, 2016, 4:00 PM
sojo.netLots of climate researchers and climate change activists have been discombobulated by the fact that global average temperature increases have been…

Bernie’s Hatred Of Work Is Why Trumpites Are So Mad

February 26, 2016, 8:41 AM
Hillary Clinton hasn’t taken questions from the press since December 4. Of course, if she did that she might have to answer some hard questions, such as why did…

Twitter's new Trust and Safety Council is an Orwellian nightmare

February 25, 2016, 10:40 AM
ADVERTISEMENT Sign Up for Our free email newsletters Remember the early, hopeful days of the Arab Spring? Back then it looked like social media played a key…

New paper shows there was a global warming hiatus this century

February 24, 2016, 11:10 AM
Climate researchers have published a new paper this week in the journal Nature Climate Change that acknowledges there has been a global warming slowdown from…